Archive - Jun 12, 2008
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 20:34
Come One and All to celebrate Stierbach’s Tenth Baronial Anniversary! Like the finest of Atlantia’s wines, each year brings exciting new flavors to experience cultivated in the terroir of tradition and past experience. Share with us the marking of a new year and vintage of Stierbach in our Society.
Prince William County Fairgrounds, 10624 Dumfries Road, Manassas, VA 20112. Site opens Friday, June 27th at 4pm and we need to be offsite by noon on Sunday. This is the same site as our Holiday Faire. Please note that the site is DRY
Barony of Stierbach (Manassas, Virginia)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 20:19
The Norse Gods have come to life and are running free through the green hills of al-Barran.
In the ways of the old there will be much to do this summer weekend. A QUEST like no other has been planned for all to enjoy. For those who are all about the fighting there will be a Rapier Tournament, Heavy Tournament as well as an Archery Tournament just in case you thought there would be nothing to do. Along with questing, fighting, and much revelry, there will be a most wondrous feast Saturday evening that will leave no one hungry. There will also be a delicious and helpful brunch served Sunday morning. Please contact the food coordinators below with any allergy concerns.
Barony of al-Barran (Tijeras, New Mexico)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 19:25
Experience the luxury of a Roman Holiday. A prize will be given for the best Roman or Celto-Roman display and for the best costume.
July, 12, 2008 (Lugh)
St. Columba Episcopal Conference Center
4577 Billy Maher Rd. Memphis, TN 38135
(see http://www.stcmemphis.org for map and directions)
The Marcus Gracchus Memorial Wheel of Fire Tourney (standard double elimination) –Youth Combat Tourney- Light Weapons
Barony of Grey Niche (Memphis, Tennessee)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 19:17
The Barony of Dragonsspine welcomes one and all to this year's Outlands Fall Crown Tournament, to be held once again at the beautiful Holy Cross Abbey in Canon City, Colorado.
Times: Site opens Friday, September 12 at 5:30 p.m. and closes
Sunday, September 14 at 2:00 p.m.
Hosted by: The Barony of Dragonsspine
Site Location: Holy Cross Abbey, 3011 E US Highway 50, Canon City, CO
Barony of Dragonsspine (Canon City, Colorado)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 18:24
The ground beneath us trembles ever increasingly with the rhythmic marching of armored feet approaching our sylvan borders. The impending threat of War looms on AEthelmearc's horizon. It is time once again to declare a Pax Interruptus, and summon the noble forces of scarlet to gather in preparation.
Thescorre's valiant Baron Eric along with steadfast Baroness Katja, invite all to journey to these industrious lands. Their Excellencies joyously welcome, on behalf of Khan Khalek, all who would train with resolute vigor, striving to hone to a fine edge, each warrior's skills of battle for the coming fight in defense of this glorious Kingdom.
Barony of Thescorre (Caledonia, New York)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 18:09
Take notice swift and strong Outlanders! The time has come for the
stalwart Barony of Unser Hafen to choose its newest Defender and
Protector. To accomplish this, tournaments will be held to assess the
skills and character of those who aspire to be Champions.
What: Unser Hafen Defender and Protector Event
When: Sunday, June 22 starting at 10 AM
Where: The Barony of Unser Hafen (Fort Collins, Colorado) at City Park,
Barony of Unser Hafen (Fort Collins, Colorado)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 17:59
Day of Fencing: Bank the Booty, Bury the Bodies. Hosted by the Shire of Silfren Mere August 23, 2008
The Plummer House
1091 Plummer Lane SW
Rochester, MN 55901
Site opens at:
8 am for setup teams and Royalty and retinue
9 am for populace
10 am fighters assemble for instruction
10:30 Populace assembles for instruction
11 am Fighting begins, lunch is available, spontaneous A&S circles form...
Shire of Silfren Mere (Rochester, Minnesota)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 17:52
The Turin Shroud will be displayed in public for the first time in ten years, coinciding with a new series of scientific tests. The Shroud has only been displayed five times in the past century.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 16:15
On behalf of meself an' me crew from the Shire of Owl's Nest, I be invitin' ye seaworthy populace to set sail with us Pirates of the Mediterranean. We be weighin' anchor from familiar waters sheltered by the forests of Pickett's Mill in Dallas, GA at the time of the third bell of the forenoon watch on the 21st day of June, bein' a Saturday. We be stoppin' at various ports in the Med to take on provisions, fresh water, trade goods with local merchants, an' soak up some of the local colour.
Shire of Owl's Nest (Dallas, Georgia)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 16:06
The Barony of Blackstone Mountain will host this years Fall Crown Tournament the weekend of October 4th, 2008. The event site is Hawk's Nest State Park, Route 60, WV (no street address). We will greet the day's visitors at 9AM with gracious hospitality befitting the day. Visitors caught on our lands after 10PM will be pressed into labor mining our black stones!
Hawk's Nest State Park
Barony of Blackstone Mountain
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 15:51
Twenty years ago, on the fields of Pennsic XVII, the shires of Myrkwood and Airendale were formally united into the Barony of Lochmere by their august Atlantian Majesties, Dafydd and Elizabeth. In celebration of that glorious day, we invite you to attend our baronial birthday where the Eighth Baron and Baroness will be invested and take on the responsibilities of leadership.
The weekend's activities will have something for just about
Barony of Lochmere (Annapolis, Maryland)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 15:40
The Borders of Eskalya and Selviergard have both seen battles, and though the threat to test these borders has been subdued, the memories of those lost in battle have not. With these memories, comes the yearning to honor all those who have graced the war fields, and those who could not share this moment with us.
The Shire of Hrafnafjordr opens an invitation to come revel in the art
of war. We wish to fight along side Infantry, Squires and Knights
Shire of Hrafnafjordr
Submitted by Melandra on Thu, 2008-06-12 15:26
Melandra of the Woods, host of the Traditional and Folk Music Hour, is looking for SCA musicians to feature on her program.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 13:54
Is your Hole in the Wall a little rusty? Can't tell a difference between a Brawl and Bransle? Do you hear the word "Ball" and (shiver) because you only know one dance? Want to know what non European dances are 'period'?
The Shire of Iron Ox presents Academy of Dance
July 26, 2008
Cabot Lodge Millsaps
With three tracks of classes there is something for every Dancer!
Shire of Iron Ox (Jackson, Mississippi)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 13:32
It's that time of year again, and Tanwayour has been exceptionally quiet regarding the Talanque Tourney preparations so far.
This year we will be taking some of the unofficial theme from last year's
event (SURPRISE!!) and instituting it this time.
Barring last minute complications, our event will be on June 21st, 2008 at
Veterans Park in the lovely town of Imperial Beach California. Yes, we are
Canton of Tanwayour (Imperial Beach, California)
Submitted by TristantheTroubadour on Thu, 2008-06-12 12:06
Lord Tristan d'Avignon provides an online copy of his teaching document for medieval games, based on Alfonso X's Book of Games from the thirteenth century.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2008-06-12 10:20
The SCA Board of Directors is seeking comments from the populace on the selection of future Directors.